Planet Earth and all the humans therein are not synonomous with white westerners, a fact that the western left seems incapable of internalising. Arguments like those made by Damien Walter at The Independent, are telling. As Vox Day has pointed out, it is characteristic of the SJW that he should project his own shortcomings onto his ideological opponents. No where could this be more true than in the SJW argument that conservative Westerners opposed to mass non-European immigration are closed minded and parochial, while their own liberal world-view is open minded and global. Consider this description of the alt-right in response to Paul Joseph Watson arguing that it is the new Punk Rock:
"Paul Joseph Watson is like the aging rocker telling you metal is back because he saw some hipster kid wearing a Black Sabbath tee. It’s hilarious and also disturbing to see that cultural myopia played out en masse”
I’m sorry Mr. Walter, but actually but you typify “cultural myopia”. The Alt-Right behaves like most of humanity in the vast majority of the world. They don't assume, like you, that what they do is the global norm just because they do it, which is to say, they don’t assume they are inherently superior to others. The Alt-Right realizes that white people are just one, relatively small group, among many around the world, and that their people and culture are not some transcendent phenomenona that will continue to exist without being actively preserved, defended and asserted just because they are white.
What is hilarious, disturbing and myopic is that leftists like Damien Walter will celebrate the fact that "there is no dominant culture anymore" without qualifying it, and believing the right are parochial bigots for finding this problematic. No dominant culture where? There is a dominant culture in Japan, China, and among ethnic groups around the world that never produced states co-coextensive with their tribes/nations. In fact, the only "dominant culture" that has been rendered just one of many in its own homelands, is the Western one, and everyone else thinks that to desire such a thing is insane. Do you think Pakistanis just want their culture to be one of many, in Pakistan!? That they want Japanese culture to be as "Pakistani" as Pashtun or Punjabi culture?
The left thinks that just because they think something is “right” for the West it must be
A.) right/correct for the whole planet
B.) Must necessarily be happening all over the planet,
Such assumptions show their absurd levels of cultural myopia and arrogance. The only group of people trying to destroy THEIR OWN cultural hegemony in the nations they conquered, and indeed in their own homelands, are white westerners. This does not mean “there is no dominant culture” in general, which is to say, everyone else is following suit. Its just white Westerners. They are the odd ones out. They are the pathological exceptions and not the rule.
It is this startling liberal/leftist inability to realize that Western nations are tiny and increasingly irrelevant geo-political objects among many more, far larger, groups of humans is astonishing. If western liberals and leftists did observe that they are but one cultural tradition among many, and did not see everything through an exclusively Western lens, they would see that claiming that "there was an oppressive dominant culture and now no oppressive dominant culture" is patently absurd and meaningless to any other group of people. The rest of the world, value, continually strengthen and assert their cultures. Indeed, if leftists were not racial/cultural supremacists, they would see that their post-cultural paradise is actually just a time bomb, specific to the West, in which more assertive peoples without this pathological self-destructive impulse, will begin to compete and assert their own ancient cultures. That is because, the vast majority of the world considers such to be sane and appropriate behaviour.
Liberal individualist nihilism, and the notion that a dominant culture among a people is somehow wrong, is alien to 99 percent of the world. Yet this guy thinks that because the West has large numbers of insane, myopic and dangerous people in powerful positions, that it is true of the whole world. Well its not, and your increasingly fractured and directionless societies are not the global norm. They are in fact merely increasingly irrelevant geo-political objects, existing among other more sensible ones that assert national, or ethnic cultures, and simply do not comprehend what you assume, which is that a dominant culture with ancient roots is somehow immoral. China is nation-building, while you are destroying your national identities. These more sensible nations will wonder one day where the West went so wrong, how they could have been so arrogant and self destructive, and how to avoid doing the same. There is a reason they insult you as the Baizuo “White left”.
So to sum up: To liberals and leftists, your furious hatred of your own cultural inheritance, and desire to reduce it to just one culture among many within your own societies, is a curious and uniquely Western mindset. It is divorced from any awareness of how the rest of the world thinks or behaves, and this makes you parochial. Your unthinking assumption that this mindset, and the uniquely deviant historical and cultural pathology that underlies it, is necessarily universal, makes you a chauvinist. Congratulations left, you are parochial cultural chauvinists, creatures of such astonishing internal incoherence that without the reality bending of people like Derrida, the universe would not have allowed you to exist.
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